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News for the Penn State community

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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An empty hospital wing with four exam rooms.

Hershey Medical Center unveils emergency department expansion

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is opening the first phase of an expansion to its emergency department, which includes four additional care initiation areas, four exam bays and six treatment rooms, as well as a new main entrance, registration desk and waiting area.  Full story

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No. 1 men's lacrosse advances to NCAA Final Four

The No. 1 Penn State men's lacrosse team took down No. 8 Loyola Maryland, 21-14, in the NCAA quarterfinal on Saturday afternoon on Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut, to advance to NCAA Championship Weekend for the first time in program history.  Full story

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Protecting Pollinators Impact Campaign 2019

Protecting pollinators: Penn Staters working to reverse bee population declines

Within the past decade, beekeepers across the globe have observed massive declines in managed honey bee populations. Given their critical role in the nation’s agricultural industry, Penn State’s Christina Grozinger and the Center for Pollinator Research are implementing creative approaches to protecting bee populations in Pennsylvania and beyond.  Full story